‘Social Media’ Posts from FullContact

TAKEN. Starring your contacts.

Imagine receiving a notification that your personal contact information has been taken hostage. As your contacts wait to be rescued, you wonder if they are suffering as they sit helplessly in some lonely data center. Unfortunately for your address book, you’re not Liam Neeson. What do you do? Recently LinkedIn removed the ability for users…

I Quit Networking and My Network Finally Grew

I believe in the value of a good network, and I know that success in life is all about people. Today, my personal and professional network is amazing and growing more valuable to me every day. But, I didn’t get to the point of having a valuable network by networking. This is how it happened and…

Linkedin's terms of service

LinkedIn’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad TOS

Of all of the topics that I see, LinkedIn and its practices has to be one of the most pervasive. On any given day you can find someone praising the platform while another person tears it apart. It is, perhaps, one of the most polarizing topics in the world of contacts and relationships. With over 300 million registered users worldwide, the chances of these conversations changing are pretty slim.

Attentively Review

Attentive.ly is Social Media Marketing Done Right

Attentive.ly is a social media marketing platform that focuses on the data that drives conversions, instead of just conversations. As we discussed in a post last week, the real value of social media is that it’s a source of data. But when you combine that data with the tools that you’re already using, you find yourself with a massively powerful platform.

What is the real value of social media

Uncovering the True Value of Social Media

It’s been an interesting week around the FullContact office. We believe pretty heavily in the power of social data. So when a post comes around that challenges the tenets of social marketing, we sit up and notice.

Tracx Review

Tracx Removes the Guesswork from Your Social Media Spending

Having come from a background in reporting on technology, I’ve seen far more than my share of social media tools come and go. Very few have been actually impressive in any function, focusing more on flashy design to tell you the same thing that any other one could tell you.